Jul 22, 2019  Week: 30

Beacon™ Orange Impatiens

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Scientific Name : Impatiens walleriana

Common Name : Busy Lizzy, Patience Plant

Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit : Mounded, Upright

Spacing : 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Height : 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Width : 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)

Exposure : Shade, Sun

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Seed supplied as: Raw.
High resistance to Impatiens downy mildew!
Bring Impatiens walleriana back into production without the risk of disease! Beacon impatiens offer high resistance to the currently known and widely prevalent populations of Plasmopara obducens, which cause Impatiens downy mildew. For lasting colour, you can rely on Beacon to thrive. Visit BeaconImpatiens.com for more information.

Plug crop time: 4 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 3 to 4 weeks

  • Beacon impatiens exhibit high resistance to the currently known and widely prevalent populations of Plasmopara obducens, which cause Impatiens downy mildew.
  • Beacon impatiens offer the opportunity to bring back into production a well-known, in-demand, easy-to-grow and versatile product for increased sales.
  • Extensive trialing has proven that Beacon impatiens provide genetic high resistance to IDM without the use of chemicals, and they can be grown like you used to grow impatiens without fungicides or any special care regimen.
  • With a plant structure, flowering time, flower size and crop culture that is similar to Super Elfin, Beacon impatiens are easy to incorporate into production planning.
  • Offers season-long colour, and it brings back fast-filling colour to gardens and landscapes.

A bright, clean orange on moderate-vigour, upright mounded plants with bright green foliage. Plant height, vigour and flower size are similar to Super Elfin Bright Orange.

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Protection Information : PCT; US10,285,362; US PAF

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